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Top 5 Dynasties in Sports History

In sports history, you will find many legendary dynasties, but have you ever noticed the true meaning of dynasty in sports? Well, it is very simple, the term is coined for the team who won three or more major titles in less than 5 years and has consistent winning records in the seasons. So, you will find many such sports dynasties because it covers ample games such as Football, Hockey, Badminton, Cricket, Basketball, Baseball, etc. In each game, some legendary teams are there.

Here, in this article, the most refined and best 5 sports dynasties are listed, which will blow your mind.

Best 5 Sports Dynasties You Must Be Aware Of

Every sports fan wants to see their favorite team in the list of dynasties, but only a few got success in the same. For instance, if you turn down the pages of soccer, you will find many great teams, such as Rackers, 49ers, etc., who created a milestone in soccer history but failed to get the top 5 spots in sports dynasties. Now, it’s time to look out for the sports and teams that made their appearance in the top 5 sports dynasties.

1) New York Yankees – Baseball

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If you are familiar with Major League Baseball, you must have heard the name of the New York Yankees, the club that started its journey in 1901. And, in a century, has won several titles and created many records in MLB. The New York Yankees have won 40 American League Pennants and were 27 times World Champion in MLB. The records clearly state that the league deserves to be on the list of sports dynasties.

If you go back to the 1900’s era, you will find many great legends who had given utmost performance to give recognition to the club. For instance, Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth enabled the club to win 4 major titles. Thereafter, the victory journey of the New York Yankees was carried forward by Joe DiMaggio’s team, who successfully won six championships during the 1930 and 40s.

If you look at the performance of the team in the 1950s and 60s, it was Mickey Mantle and Yogi Berra who continued the winning streaks as they won eight titles. But New York Yankees’ wins took a halt for a consecutive four-decade, and finally, it broke out in 1996 after the utmost efforts of Derek Jeter & Mariano Rivera, and together, they made the club win four world championships from 1996-to 2000.

2) Los Angeles Lakers – Basketball

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In the history of the NBA, one of the major dynasties is Los Angeles Lakers, which started its journey in 1947 as Minneapolis Lakers and saw many ups and downs, including the defeat by the Celtics in 1960. But in 1968, the fate of the Lakers changed, and they won some titles, including the sixth NBA title in 1972. Finally, in 1980, the Los Angeles Lakers made themselves on the list of sports dynasties. Further, from 1980-1988 onwards, the lakers defeated major rivals, such as Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons, and Philadelphia 76ers. It was the duration where the lakers won five NBA championships.

Later on, in 2000, the lakers saw the rise again, and this was possible through the effort of Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal, and Phil Jackson as they helped the team to win three NBA titles.

3) New England Patriots – Football

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New England Patriots are the team who created many milestones in football, and one such is the Super Bowl Win (6 times). The team started its journey in 1959, and since then, it has struggled a lot to make a name in the NFL. But the Brady-Belichick duo changed the fate of the team completely and bagged many titles, as this era is also known as the golden dynasty in sports.

If you look for the past one-decade record of the Patriots from 2003 to 2013, you will find the Patriots have won 126 titles, and from 2001 to 2019, the team has won 11 division titles. You can check how Patriots perform in the football livescore on Buaksib.

4) Chicago Bulls – Basketball

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Chicago Bull is considered the greatest dynasty in basketball because they never lost any finals in the NBA championship. The team started its journey in 1966 but got the recognition during 1991-98 as this was the duration in which the team won six NBA titles, and it was possible through the rigorous effort of Michael Jordon, Phil Jackson, and Scottie Pippen.

Chicago Bulls has created many benchmarks in the NBA, such as winning 70 games in a single season. Later on, in 2000, the Chicago Bulls’ downside arose, and it lasted for a decade; thereafter, in 2010, the effort of Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah made the team win the games again.

The Bulls have given great legendary players to this sport, and they are Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen. Both are the Hall of Famer, and Michael Jordon is the greatest Basketball player of all the time; watching his game was truly amazing.

5) Detroit Red Wings – Ice Hockey

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Detroit Red Kings is the only NHL franchise in the United States to win the most Stanley Championships. The team began its journey in 1926, and in the initial stage, it failed to create an impact on the sport because of a playoff miss. But from the period 1983-84 to 2015-16, the team has successfully made 30 playoffs in 32 seasons which shows the remarkable achievement of the team.

The team’s consistent performance and strategy of rolling the players and the addition of Hall of Famers as a mentor made them the greatest NHL of all time. Detroit Red Wings has also won the Presidents’ Trophy, and that also five times.

Bottom Line

In every sport, you will find the dynasty, such as San Francisco 48ers in football, Boston Celtics in Basketball, Pittsburg Steller in American Football, and significantly more. Here the mentioned dynasties have achieved a lot after facing many obstacles, and finally, they made their name to the list of top sports dynasties.


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